Matthew is a small business owner and attorney from Galisteo, where he lives with his wife Caroline and their newborn son Jack. He has been a community leader throughout Santa Fe County. In his professional life, he has used his expertise to help community members, especially farmers and ranchers, conserve their land and protect their way of life. As a partner in his small law firm, he understands the challenges facing small businesses in New Mexico.
Matthew serves as Chair of the House Energy, Environment, and Natural Resources Committee and is a member of the House Judiciary Committee.